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Picking Up After A Hiatus

Postby Stella3 » November 29th, 2017, 5:32 am

Hey Collectors,

After nearly 3 years I am back in WoW and back to collecting pets and it seems I have a huge gap in my collection since leaving. I am wondering are there any easily attainable new pets (I left a year after WoD came out) I am wanting a pet that would be good for collecting other new ones. Think of the Legion version of the Terokar Hatchling. I have the add on to find new pets but this forum knows the low-down on the best pets to get.

Thanks and glad to be back,

Stella
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Re: Picking Up After A Hiatus

Postby FuxieDK » November 29th, 2017, 11:56 pm

Before you do ANYTHING else, I recommend that you start to work towards Prestige pets, IMMEDIATELY.. It'll take around 6 months, if you put some backbone into it, to get all 4 pets.
These are the only ones that are at risk of being hard to impossible to get, once BfA hits..

Well, you will of course need to be 110 first, but that can be done in a few days..

Apart from that, Familiar Friendly and Familiar Fighter achievements can pose quite a challenge, but is doable, with a big menagerie..


.....And oh.... Welcome back :) :)

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Re: Picking Up After A Hiatus

Postby Stella3 » November 30th, 2017, 1:01 am

Thank you so much!! :D
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Re: Picking Up After A Hiatus

Postby Gráinne » November 30th, 2017, 12:33 pm

I'd start with the Raiding with Leashes achievements you don't have.

I'm not sure there are any really stand-out pets from Legion from a battling-to-collect perspective.

Grumpy is especially interesting for Superbark, which lets you capture without killing, like the Turnip's Weakening Blow, but Superbark is faster.

Twilight Clutch-Sister has a really useful AoE that can speed up wild battles a lot. I was levelling a character (not pets) a bit with wild battles a while ago, and Murkalot RI->BFB Armageddon->Twilight Meteorite pretty much finishes it. Needs lots of bandages, of course, but I have ten lifetimes' supply already.

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Re: Picking Up After A Hiatus

Postby FuxieDK » December 1st, 2017, 4:31 am

Gráinne wrote:I'd start with the Raiding with Leashes achievements you don't have.

I suggested Prestige first, because of two reasons:

1: It takes the longest time
2: We don't know what happens to it, when Legion ends..

RwL isn't going anywhere, and the pets can (if need be) be obtained from AH..

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Re: Picking Up After A Hiatus

Postby Graven » December 1st, 2017, 6:55 am

Bear in mind that the second prestige pet, the one which takes a real time commitment to get, is not a battle pet and is cosmetic only. This may affect your decision as to whether to invest the time into acquiring it.

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Re: Picking Up After A Hiatus

Postby GrosBonda » December 1st, 2017, 3:52 pm

Graven wrote:Bear in mind that the second prestige pet, the one which takes a real time commitment to get, is not a battle pet and is cosmetic only. This may affect your decision as to whether to invest the time into acquiring it.


But but but MUST HAVE THEM ALL :roll: :lol: :lol:

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Re: Picking Up After A Hiatus

Postby Mehetabel » December 6th, 2017, 7:44 am

Welcome back! :D
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